Government set to miss its own target of 200k Covid-19 tests per day by Monday deadline

THE government is on course to miss its target of conducting 200,000 coronavirus tests per day by the weekend, compounding its failure to hit last month’s.

On May 6, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that “the ambition clearly is to get up to 200,000 a day” by the end of the month, which is on Monday.

Labour has accused the government of “moving the goalposts” in order to appear to meet its previous target of 100,000 tests a day by the end of April,...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-05-28 20:44
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